- TortugasCW 2016 Award -
The TortugasCW 2016 Award was created to promote the activity of the magical mode of CW for amateur radio enthusiasts around the world with special emphasis on novice CW operators.
Categories - Open to any licensed Amateur Radio operator from any country in the world. Please follow national frequency and power restrictions.
Date - from the 13th to the 29th of February 2016
Bands - 10, 12, 15, 17, 20, 30, 40 and 80 meters.
Mode - CW only, 18 wpm maximum speed, QRS upon request.
SPECIAL CALLSIGNS : EG1TOR - Cantabria, EG2TOR - Bilbao, EG3TOR - Barcelona, EG4TOR - Madrid, EG5TOR - Valencia and EG7TOR - Jaén.
All the Special callsigns will operate from IARU Region 1 and its Band Plan.
Each special callsign station will award 1 point per QSO per band per day.
- In case of a tie, the winner will be decided based on the Date and Time stamp of the QSOs. The first to make a contact with the special callsigns will be the tie breaker.
- Any decisions on awards, logs and diplomas are final and the full discretion of the TortugasCW 2016 Award comittee.
- Any duplicates will be removed with no additional penalty.